Kuwait Airways baggage policy and allowance

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Kuwait Airways

Kuwait International Airport, PO Box 394, Safat, Kuwait, 13004

Phone : +965 2290 1697

Website :

Kuwait Airways
IATA KU
ICAO KAC
CallSign KUWAITI

Founded

1953

Key people

Country

Kuwait

Kuwait Airways

Baggage Allowance and Fees

Are you planning to fly with Kuwait Airways? Find solution's you need to know about Kuwait Airways baggage allowance, fees and charges and restrictions.

Carry-On Baggage

Kuwait Airways passengers are permitted to bring on-board the aircraft one piece of cabin baggage, plus one personal item, such as a briefcase, camera bag or small backpack. Your carry-on baggage should fit into the Kuwait Airways overhead bins or under the seat in front of you.

Carry-on baggage cannot exceed 114 centimetres in combined width, length and height; this includes any wheels and handles– with the exception of some of the musical instruments that fit in the Kuwait Airways overhead compartment space or under-seat space available at the time of boarding.

Baggage must meet carry on size limits of Kuwait Airways.

Due to limited overhead space, Kuwait Airways passengers travelling on flights with 50 seats or less are only permitted to carry one personal item on-board the Kuwait Airways aircraft.

Limits apply on certain routes. Visit the Kuwait Airways website for more information.

CARRY-ON WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS:

No maximum weight applies to carry-on baggage.

However, this varies across airports. Visit the Kuwait Airways website for more information.

Checked Baggage

When travelling with Kuwait Airways, the most common fees for passengers travelling in a domestic, Kuwait Airways may charge some of the extra fees for extra baggage the information given on Kuwait Airways official site http://www.kuwaitairways.com/.

This may wary between routes. Visit the Kuwait Airways website for more information.

Excess Baggage

When travelling with Kuwait Airways, separate excess baggage fees are applied for each limitation you exceed size, weight and quantity. Generally, this varies between geographic regions. Please visit the Kuwait Airways website for more information and exact fees.

Special Items

Kuwait Airways permit a wide range of sporting equipment and special baggage on Kuwait Airways flights. Due to the size of baggage, some of the items may be counted as a standard checked bags. However, Kuwait Airways will be considered as overweight or oversized items. As such, charges and certain restrictions will apply by Kuwait Airways. Please visit the Kuwait Airways website directly.

Kuwait Airways on and bringing pets on board.

Dogs, cats and household birds (birds are only allowed on domestic Kuwait flights) can be carried on-board for $125 one way to/ from most destinations. The fee is $200 for travel outside the Kuwait.

The pets must fit within a carrier box that, in turn, fits under the seat in front. The carrier counts as one piece of Kuwait Airways carry-on luggage.

Kuwait Airways carry on and Kuwait Airways prohibited items.

Items that are not permitted in your Kuwait Airways flights cabin baggage include:

  • Hoverboards,
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 7,
  • Fireworks,
  • Bleach,
  • Firearms.

Kuwait Airways baggage policy and allowance FAQ's


1. What is Kuwait Airways' checked baggage / hold luggage policy?

Kuwait Airways' standard checked baggage / hold luggage policy details follow:

  • 2 bags standard, up to 10 bags maximum (up to 4 bags on Kuwait Airways Connection)
  • Maximum dimensions: 62 inches or 157 centimeters (length + width + height).
  • Maximum weight: 50 pounds or 23 kilograms.

Excess baggage fees
Checking excess baggage, meaning three or more bags per passenger, on Kuwait Airways flights will cost $85-$95 per bag.

Overweight baggage fees
Overweight and Oversized bags is considered any bag weighing more than 50lbs. The fees for checking overweight baggage on Kuwait Airways are charged in addition to any standard, excess or oversized baggage fees. Bags weighing more than 99lbs are not accepted as checked luggage on Kuwait Airways.

Oversized baggage fees
Most bags with a sum of weight, length, and height of larger than 62 inches will be considered oversized. Kuwait Airways oversized baggage fees are charged in addition to any standard, excess, or overweight fee.

2. Are there fees for baggage on Kuwait Airways?

Yes, fees might apply. They are determined by the type of fare you purchased, your destination, if you are an active Kuwait military personnel and/or dependent, if you have status with Kuwait Airways' frequent flyer program, status with an affiliated carrier, or if you have a Kuwait Airways sponsored credit/charge card.